The Catholic Community Foundation of Long Island (CCFLI) is an independent philanthropic organization that unites people, programs and partners to enliven faith and elevate communities on Long Island and beyond

COMMITTED TO OUR COMMUNITY

Our Areas of Impact

CCFLI makes strategic investments in key areas to lift up Long Islanders from Hempstead to the East End.

Catholic Charities of Long Island provides human services to nearly 50,000 individuals annually, non-Catholics and Catholics alike, regardless of race, religion or ability to pay.   Read more

Catholic Health Services combines outstanding healthcare with a commitment to Catholic moral teaching and pastoral care, and a recognition of the dignity of each person, patient and family. Read more

Our 38 elementary schools and nine high schools educate more than 23,000 students across Nassau and Suffolk counties each year and continue to achieve academic excellence. Read more

Using media in all forms, Catholic Faith Network’s mission is to keep the Catholic community connected to their faith 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, throughout the country. Read more

From parish improvements to sharing our faith and religious instruction for new Catholics of all ages and backgrounds, these initiatives ensure our faith and community remains vibrant and vital. Read more

“Our ministry partners have worked in Long Island's communities for over 60 years, sharing the programming and resources our neighbors need to build a brighter tomorrow”

Michael Maturo - Chair of the Board of Directors,
Catholic Community Foundation of Long Island
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Bishop James Massa Appointed Rector of St. Joseph’s Seminary

Bishop James Massa Appointed Rector of St. Joseph’s Seminary

Cardinal Timothy Dolan, Archbishop of New York, announced the appointment of Bishop James Massa as the rector of St. Joseph’s Seminary, Dunwoodie,…

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U.S. bishops welcome Supreme Court decision on Catholic schools

U.S. bishops welcome Supreme Court decision on Catholic schools

Two U.S. bishops said they welcomed the Supreme Court’s 7-2 ruling July 8 which said California Catholic schools could not be sued for job…

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Prayer to Overcome Racism

United States Conference of Catholic Bishops Offers A Prayer To Overcome Racism

Mary, friend and mother to all, through your son, God has found a way to unite himself to every human being, called to be one people, sisters and…

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